ERIC Number: EJ519991
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Sequencing in SLA: Phonological Memory, Chunking, and Points of Order.
Ellis, Nick C.
Studies in Second Language Acquisition, v18 n1 p91-126 Mar 1996
Argues that much of language acquisition is sequence learning and that the resultant long-term knowledge base of language sequences serves as the database for grammar acquisition. The article also proposes mechanisms to analyze sequence information that result in knowledge of underlying grammar. (184 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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